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    spy chief

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    General Hayes - the spy chief - was very angry.

    Does it mean he was the leader of the spies or he was the main/the most important spy?

    What do you think?

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    Re: spy chief

    How about some context, Guest?

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    Re: spy chief

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    Hi

    General Hayes - the spy chief - was very angry.

    Does it mean he was the leader of the spies or he was the main/the most important spy?

    What do you think?
    It means he was the boss, in charge.

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